Fortis Microfinance Bank Plc through a document released by the Nigeria Stock Exchange announced the appointment of Mr. Victor Aderemi Emerson as the company secretary.
According to the document, Mr. Victor Emerson recently joined Fortis MFB as company secretary and head of legal services. He is a lawyer with over 24 years of experience as a legal practitioner, law teacher and more recently, as an in- house counsel in a career which cut across both locally and internationally. He is qualified to practice both in Nigeria and the United Kingdom (solicitor) and is also a chartered secretary, arbitrator, and a financial investment analyst, which all compliments his profession as a legal practitioner.
Mr. Victor has brought on board a repertoire of experience in private and commercial matters having lectured at the University of Westminster, University of Manchester and Metroplitican University all in the UK for close to 10 years and having practiced both in Nigeria and UK.
Victor hold a LL.M in international Commercial Law in University of Westminster Uk (1999) and LL.B in Lagos State University (1991) and was called to the Nigerian bar in 1992.
Victor has a few publications to his name and is also a resource person / facilitator in several continuous professional development program and events.